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Architectura Sinica

Posted by on Friday, October 25, 2019 in DH Projects at Vanderbilt.

Depiction of a roof on a traditional Chinese building accompanied by the project title, Architectura SinicaThis project is currently in active development. It is designed to be a be a public, browser-based research portal for the study of China’s traditional architecture.

When complete the site will consist of four parts, including a dynamic Site Archive of historic monuments, an encyclopedic dictionary and thesaurus of technical terminology used to describe traditional Chinese architecture, a bibliography, and photographs as well as transcriptions of epigraphic information found at a given site.

For more information, check out their website.